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Sante Fe BurritosWe typically assemble these over the stove to each person's preference. They make great leftovers for work.
Scalloped Potatoes with Pork ChopsBrown chops in hot fat. Place 1/2 the potatoes in bottom of deep cake pan. Top with cheese slices. Add the rest of the potatoes. Place pork chops on top. Sprinkle with salt and pepper.
Pumpkin CookiesCream margarine and sugar. Add pumpkin, egg, and vanilla. Sift dry ingredients and blend into creamed mixture. Add nuts and dates. Bake in 350 degree F oven for 12-15 minutes.
Apple-Matzo KugelA traditional Jewish pastry.
Broccoli With Sesame Lime DressingQuick, easy and tasty.
Prime RibI've done all the rubs and it would be hard to name a favorite. They are all so good.
Lazy Cook's Faux Blond BettySimple, quick, delicious. and tastes like a blond Betty, even though it isn't one. Probably lower in calories, too. The exact ingredients I use are not required to make it.
Pan Fried Greek PotatoesCook and stir bacon in large skillet on medium high heat until bacon is crisp. Remove bacon with slotted spoon to paper towel reserving drippings in skillet.
Chilly Outside and Chili InsideBrown suet. Add flour and brown as for gravy. Add onions and cook until soft. Add beef and cook until it loses it's red color. Add seasonings, tomatoes, beans, and water.
Stocking Up on School SuppliesStock up now on school supplies. The supplies won't be this cheap until a full year later. You can use school supplies as really good stocking stuffers or you can give them out in gift bags at birthday parties!
Scenery: Lake Michigan (Ludington, MI)Taken on Saturday September 4, 2010 at the beach in Ludington, Michigan after the wind had calmed down.
Prepping for WinterFor those who live in a nice warm climate that doesn't shift for the seasons, the coming of winter brings significantly fewer chores. However, those who live in changing climates can save some money by completing a few pre-winter chores.
Identifying Eating Peppers from Cooking PeppersPeppers with 3 bumps on the bottom are sweeter and better for eating. 3 bumps = eat (3 letters in the word).
Jazzy Boy (Cat)Jazzy Boy is 4 years old. He's a finders keepers:) My boyfriend's Mom had a tiny chihuahua that was attacking something along her fence line. When we approached, it was an almost newborn kitten, scared to death!
Garden: Gerbera DaisyI took this picture at the beginning of summer here in Texas. My favorite flower is the Gerbera daisy, especially the red one. I purchased the seed and grew this one from that, extremely proud of how well it grew and flourished I just have to show it off!
Southern Squash CasseroleCook summer squash until tender; mash to make 3-4 cups. Add salt and pepper to taste. Cook onion and jalapeno pepper and blend in blender. Combine squash, onion, and pepper.
Use Vanilla Pudding to Stabilize Whipped CreamTo stabilize whipped cream, add a small amount of instant vanilla pudding instead of sugar while whipping the cream.
Sorting Children's SocksWith three kids in elementary school at the same time, keeping up with socks was not working, I got three packs (6 pair each) of white socks on sale that fit everyone.
Scenery: Hot Air BalloonI was in my yard taking pictures of my niece and this is what I saw. I thought this was pretty.
Funny: Winning Is Fun!My once in a lifetime big winner! Made playing bingo worth while!I keep trying to do again but no luck yet! Oh well, maybe soon - anyway I sure hope so!
Softening Potted Plant SoilIf the soil in your potted plants is hard and water has a hard time penetrating, poke holes in the soil with a pointed stick. then fill your water pail and add 1-2 drops liquid dish washing detergent. This will soften the soil and allow water to penetrate more easily.
Dryer Sheet in Waste Basket to Keep it FreshIn my area, we have to throw food and regular trash in the same trash bag. I use a store brand dryer sheet (they are much less expensive), in the bottom of the kitchen trash basket.
Use Scrubs as PajamasMedical scrubs make very comfortable cheap pajamas. They are available in a variety of colors and styles.
Handprint FlowersA quick craft that kids will love. Draw around your child's hand including the wrist with the fingers spread out.
What Breed is My Dog?I have a dog that I believe is a German Shepherd and some smaller dog mix. She is about a year and a half old and weighs approximately 45lbs. Her underbelly and lower snout are white, and the skin on her belly has spots.
Let Eggs Reach Room Temperature Before UsingWhen making noodles or anything that needs eggs, let them sit on the counter until they are at room temperature. This makes everything blend and roll out better.
Spooky (Toy Poodle)Spooky is 8 years old. He is such a lover boy and loves me so much. He laid with my hubby the entire year he went through Chemo. He is a Poodle (Toy). We got Spooky for our son, but he ended up being our baby, we had to buy our son another one two years later.
Scenery: Gray StepsThis is a picture meant to reach into people's hearts saying life is simple. That's what my picture is, simple. As simple as sidewalk steps can be. It's also saying love can be complicated,like it can be hard like the cement and soft in the dirt.
Koda (Pomeranian Mix)Koda is a mix, he has Pom in him I believe. I got him around Christmas last year I think. He likes to run around and play. Koda's a hyper little dog.
Organizing Craft Supplies In A Small...I got this wonderful wire rack for $.25 for each panel, and $.10 for each connector. Once together, I thought of a way to hang zip lock bags for craft supplies so I can see what is in them. I got a medium binder clip and hung it through the cross wires and it works perfectly!
Chalk to Keep Tools from RustingA piece of chalk or charcoal in your toolbox will attract moisture and keep your tools from rusting.
Mayonnaise for Hair ConditionerMayonnaise makes a very good hair conditioner at an affordable price. For shiny, silky hair, rinse with vinegar. Don't worry, the smell disappears! To strip conditioner build-up off hair, use Dawn dish soap. This works very well.
CaterpillarI found this lovely fuzzy caterpillar crawling up my front door one morning. I wonder what kind of a butterfly he will make someday. Love the colors!
Scrappy (Miniature Dachshund)Scrappy is approximately 7 years old. He is a miniature wiener dog. We adopted him from a shelter when he was about a year and a half. He has been an absolute joy, and obviously is a good sport!
Removing Dog Urine Stain from Carpet?I need suggestions for cleaning dog urine out of my carpet.
Cleaning Tar From Your Car?What can I use to remove tar from the outside door panels of my automobile?
Algae in Above Ground Swimming Pools?I have an above ground pool. Can I use household bleach to kill algae? My pool is overrun with green algae.
Repairing Vinyl Upholstery?How do I repair vinyl upholstery?
Making Tuna Salad?I am looking for a tuna salad recipe? Besides the tuna and mayo, what else is in it?
Saving Money At College?What are some ways to save money and manage it while going to college?
Inexpensive Catholic Wedding Venue in New York?Can any one please advise how we can organise a Catholic wedding in New York? We are from Ireland and plan on just the two of us getting married in New York. We are both Catholics and would like to be married in a Catholic church.
Repairing a Light Spot in Dye on Leather Purse?I bought a camel colored leather bag and I noticed there is a small area where it looks like the leather did not absorb all the stain. It is lighter than the rest of the bag. Is there anything I can do?
Treating Fleas on a Puppy?I have a puppy, 5 weeks old, that gets fleas really bad. How can I keep them off? I bathe her almost every day.
Anniversary Locations in Massachusetts?Can anyone recommend a thrifty place to celebrate an anniversary, preferably with a jacuzzi in the room? We are from Massachusetts and would prefer to stay in the state. Thanks!
What is this Plant?What is the name of a plant that has pink flowers, grows like a Hollyhock, but is much shorter? I have seeds that I got from another person. She said that it starts with an L.
Frugal Costume Ideas?I need cheap, free, or homemade costume ideas for Halloween.
White Board Damaged by Cleaner?Our cleaners at the school used something to clean a white board and now it won't clean well. Not knowing the product they used, I'm not sure what would work to get it right again. I'm sure it was just an all purpose cleaner. Any suggestions?
Bowling Ball and Bowling Pin Costume Ideas?I would like to make a bowling pin costume. I have found some online, but they are $39-$60! Can anyone help with some suggestions?
Murray Riding Mower Battery Not Staying Charged?I have a Murray riding mower. It has a brand new battery and solenoid, but I have to jump it off because the battery won't stay charged while running. How can I fix it?
Refinishing Wood Furniture?I want to refinish some dark oak chairs and do them in a lighter stain. I used a citrus based product from Home Depot, while it had a nice smell, and was not toxic it really did not do a good job. What have others used?
Finding a Reputable Firewood Dealer in My Area?I am looking for fire wood, 2 cords. Does anyone know of any firewood suppliers that are trustworthy, in the surrounding area?
Cleaning Road Grime Off a Windshield?How do you get that road grime off your windshield? I've tried Awsome, straight vinegar, and Windex. Are there any better suggestions?
Serving Wine?I am looking for advice about white wine and red wine. Which do you keep cold and which do you serve at room temp?
Canning Harvard Beets?I need a recipe for canning Harvard beets. Thank you.
Keep Cushions from Sliding Off Sofa?How do I keep my couch cushion from sliding? It came with Velcro strips, but it still slides.
Chemically Straightened Hair is Damaged?I am 19 years old. When I was around 15 or 16 I had glossy silky hair, but now with time I have lost the volume of my hair. The colour of my hair is changed to light brown; this is because of my usage of straighteners and other hot treatments.
Replacing Sugar with Molasses?How much molasses would you use to replace two tablespoons of sugar?
Name of Vintage (1974) Bonne Bell Perfume?In June of 1974 I was introduced to a perfume made by Bonne Bell. I absolutely loved it and used it until they stopped selling it. My question is: Does anyone recall the name of it?
Home Remedies for Moss Control in Flower Beds?What common household products can I use to kill moss in my garden/flowerbeds?
Dog Going To the Bathroom Inside at Night?I have a female, fixed Boxer that is six years old that started peeing on the floor at night when we are asleep. I work during the day and she is fine. She has full range of the house and she is never crated. I take her out at 6:30 am, 5:30 pm, 8 pm and about 9:30 pm.
Is PineSol Safe Around Pets?Will PineSol hurt my pet dog if sprayed on weeds?
Free Printable Canning Labels?I am looking for a site where you can get free canning labels to download and type in the jar contents. I found several that say free but really are not. Thanks.
Materials for Making Car Air Fresheners?I need to know where to buy cardboard paper, or whatever it is, to make car fresheners. I don't mean the aroma beads. It looks like some sort of fiber paper, and I also need the directions to make them.
Organizing Thread?How do you organize sewing thread?
Remedies for Poison Ivy and Poison Oak?I have poison oak on my body and it is very easy for me to catch this. Are there any people out there who have home remedies for this? Help! Please.